ERIC Number: ED501797
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2006
Reference Count: N/A
Child Care Health Connections: A Health and Safety Newsletter for California Child Care Professionals. Volume 19, Number 5, September-October 2006
Zamani, A. Rahman, Ed.; Calder, Judy, Ed.; Rose, Bobbie, Ed.; Leonard, Victoria, Ed.; Gendell, Mara, Ed.
California Childcare Health Program
"Child Care Health Connections" is a bimonthly newsletter published by the California Childcare Health Program (CCHP), a community-based program of the University of California, San Francisco School of Nursing, Department of Family Health Care Nursing. The goals of this newsletter are to promote and support a healthy and safe environment for all children in child care reflecting California's diversity; to recreate linkages and promote collaboration among health and safety and child care professionals; and to be guided by the most up-to-date knowledge of the best practices and concepts of health, wellness and safety. This issue contains these articles: (1) You Hold the Wisdom--Use It; (2) Orientation Plan for New Staff; (3) Relationship-Based Care; (4) Reducing the Risk of Infectious Disease: Vaccination for Adults; (5) Safe Transportation of Your Child with Disabilities; (6) Bullying: A Common Public Health Problem; (7) Guidelines for Physical Activity for Young Children; (8) What Is a Regional Immunization Registry?; and (9) Identifying Children with Undiagnosed Special Needs. A list of additional health and safety resources is included.
Descriptors: Child Care, Child Health, Child Safety, Staff Orientation, Child Caregivers, Caregiver Child Relationship, Young Children, Immunization Programs, Occupational Safety and Health, Transportation, Disabilities, Restraints (Vehicle Safety), Dental Health, Injuries, Bullying, Physical Activity Level, Records (Forms), Disability Identification
California Childcare Health Program. 1950 Addison Street Suite 107, Berkeley, CA 94704. Tel: 510-204-0938; Fax: 510 204-0931; Web site: http://www.ucsfchildcarehealth.org
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial
Education Level: Early Childhood Education
Sponsor: California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento. Div. of Child Development.
Authoring Institution: California Childcare Health Program, Oakland.
Identifiers - Location: California